The Avengers #69 [Regular Edition]
(October 1969)

Marvel, 1963 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.15 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly except September, semi-monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Magazine Management Co., Inc.
Brand
Marvel Comics Group [under character box]
Editing
Stan Lee
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Silver Age U.S.; later Standard Modern Age U.S.
Paper Stock
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding
Saddle-stitched (Squarebound #200)
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

This issue has variants.

Last issue with the title "The Mighty Avengers"


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

The Avengers / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Sal Buscema (signed)
Inks
Sam Grainger (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Sam Rosen

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Featuring: The super-villainy of Kang the Conqueror and the uncanny Growing Man!
Genre
superhero
Characters
Avengers [Black Panther [T'Challa]; Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Goliath [Clint Barton]; Thor [Donald Blake]; Vision; Wasp [Janet Van Dyne-Pym]; Yellowjacket [Henry Pym]]; Kang; Growing Man
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Let the Game Begin (Table of Contents: 1)

The Avengers / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script
Roy Thomas
Pencils
Sal Buscema
Inks
Sam Grainger
Colors
Sam Grainger ?
Letters
Artie Simek

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Tony Stark's room lies this way!
Genre
superhero
Characters
Avengers [Black Panther [T'Challa]; Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Goliath [Clint Barton]; Iron Man [Tony Stark]; Thor [Donald Blake]; Vision; Wasp [Janet Van Dyne-Pym]; Yellowjacket [Henry Pym]]; Doctor Jose Santini; Kang; Ravonna; Growing Man; Squadron Sinister [Hyperion [Zhib-Ran] (introduction); Nighthawk [Kyle Richmond] (introduction); Doctor Spectrum [Kinji Obatu] (introduction); Whizzer [James Saunders] (introduction)]; Grandmaster (introduction)
Synopsis
Vs the Grandmaster and Kang. In a contest between them, the Avengers are pitted against the Squadron Sinister. This is the introduction for Hyperion, Nighthawk, Dr. Spectrum and the Whizzer of the Squadron Sinister.
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Indexer Notes

The story continues until #71. Per Roy Thomas in the letters page of X-Men # 61, Sam Grainger colored many of his Avengers inked stories.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 2) (Expand) /

Marvel Bullpen Bulletins / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.4 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 3)

Avengers Assemble! / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
Roy Thomas
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Dear Stan, Roy, and Gene, I just purchased Avengers #65.
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Indexer Notes

Letters from Steve Demeo, Bruce Golden, and Leroy Crayton.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Featuring: The super-villainy of Kang the Conqueror and the uncanny Growing Man!"]
    The Avengers
  2. 1. Let the Game Begin
    The Avengers
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    Marvel Bullpen Bulletins
  4. 3. ["Dear Stan, Roy, and Gene, I just purchased Avengers #65."]
    Avengers Assemble!
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Derek Reinhard
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Nick Caputo
  • Steve Jenner
  • ?
  • Peter Croome
  • Chris Boyko
  • Steve Dasinger
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Bob Klein
  • Jenny R McGinnis
  • Lou Mougin
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Ralf Haring
  • Lou Mazzella
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Max Capp
  • Darrel McCann